Prairie Fen Biodiversity Project
Catalog #: GRF40-10
Occurrence ID (GUID): c29b0699-72ce-45b4-9cd7-ab777feadb73
Taxon: Cladium mariscoides (Muhl.) Torr.
Family: Cyperaceae
Collector: Clint Pogue   CP193   
Date: 2014-05-29
Locality: United States, Michigan, Jackson, Grand River Fen
42.0799  -84.45718
Elevation: 318 meters (1043ft)
Habitat: Prairie fen with sedge meadow zone common throughout, wooded fen with many tamaracks (Larix laricina); lots of Frangula alnus. Very long, narrow fen. Split by the headwaters of the Grand River. East side owned by The Nature Conservancy, west side mostly privately owned. Grand River is too deep/silty to cross without use of footbridges. Many zones in fen. Periodic shurbby zones; invasives; Phalaris arundinacea common. Southern-most portion of eastern lobe; very marly and soft; Dasiphora and Toxicodendron vernix in shrub layer; some Frangula; island mounds of more solid ground; very seepy area.
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